Snow Canyon Middle School

1215 N Lava Flow Dr
Saint George, UT 84770
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Snow Canyon Middle School serves 888 students in grades 8-9.
Snow Canyon Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Snow Canyon Middle School's student population of 888 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-9
Total Students888 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)36 teachers
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School Comparison

Snow Canyon Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 957 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Snow Canyon Middle School is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#539 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
22%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
72%
74%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Snow Canyon Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score
0.440.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Snow Canyon Middle School is Snow Canyon High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lava Ridge Intermediate (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arrowhead School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint George Snow Canyon High School Math: 46% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 1,132 student
    0.2 miles
    1385 N Lava Flow Dr
    Saint George, UT 84770
    (435) 634-1967
    0.2 10-12 1,132
  • Santa Clara Arrowhead School Math: 53% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 691 students
    0.4 miles
    545 Arrowhead Trail
    Santa Clara, UT 84765
    (435) 674-2027
    0.4 K-5 691
  • Saint George Dixie Sun School Math: 26% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 458 students
    0.7 miles
    1795 W 1230 N
    Saint George, UT 84770
    (435) 673-8978
    0.7 K-5 458
  • Santa Clara Santa Clara School Math: 49% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 493 students
    1.0 miles
    2950 W Crestview Dr
    Santa Clara, UT 84765
    (435) 628-2624
    1 K-5 493
  • Saint George Coral Cliffs School Math: 40% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 525 students
    1.1 miles
    2040 W 2000 N
    Saint George, UT 84770
    (435) 652-4712
    1.1 K-5 525

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